Lead Software Developer

  • West Valley City, UT, USA
  • Jun 22, 2021
Software Developer

Job Description

Discover. A brighter future.
With us, you'll do meaningful work from Day 1. Our collaborative culture is built on three core behaviors: We Play to Win, We Get Better Every Day & We Succeed Together. And we mean it - we want you to grow and make a difference at one of the world's leading digital banking and payments companies.We value what makes you unique so that you have an opportunity to shine.

Come build your future, while being the reason millions of people find a brighter financial future with Discover.
Job Description

What You'll Do

Responsible for analyzing, modifying, and supporting application software.
Ensures quality code is delivered through continuous integration, development, and testing.
Performs technical design, coding with test automation, support, and documentation of software application modifications.

How You'll Do It

Delivers technology solutions that support business goals.
Partners with the product owner to understand business requirements, evaluates features, and translates application specifications into workable technical solutions.
Maintains application software and systems.
Ensures all projects and releases are appropriately tested and risks are mitigated.
Oversees and reviews development activities of team members and contractors.
Supports technical initiatives and provides input into best practices to team.

Qualifications You'll Need

The Basics:

Bachelor'sdegree inInformation Technology
6+ years of experience insoftwareengineering or related field
In lieu ofadegree, 8+ years of experience insoftwareengineering or related field

Bonus Points If You Have:
* Experience working in a highly complex and scaled global technology organization
* Time spent working for an organization in either the financial services or technology space
* Experience as part of an Agile engineering or development team
* Strong understanding of object-oriented principles with an ability to write clean code
* Strong experience working with a relational database and NoSQL database
* Strong experience with CI/CD pipelines with Jenkins or similar; Git/GitHub; Artifactory
* Proven skills in high availability and scalability design, as well as performance monitoring
* Experience developing and implementing API service architecture
* Experience in working in a cloud environment such as AWS, GCP or Azure.
* Understanding of messaging systems like MQ, Rabbit MQ, Kafka, or Kinesis.
* Strong experience of developing multi-threaded and synchronization application
* Build secure web applications with user authentication
* Understanding of software testing principles and methodologies


What are you waiting for? Apply today!

The same way we treat our employees is how we treat all applicants – with respect. Discover Financial Services is an equal opportunity employer (EEO is the law). We thrive on diversity & inclusion. You will be treated fairly throughout our recruiting process and without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status in consideration for a career at Discover.